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FULL TITLE: OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY (OHS)
ACT OVERVIEW
UNIT STANDARD: Not unit standard aligned
DESCRIPTION: The OHS Act overview course is designed for management representatives who require information about the responsibilities of the employer in regards to occupational health and safety in the company and the consequences of non-compliance. The basic principles of the Act and accompanying regulations are explained, as well as the requirements for minimum compliance, as prescribed by the Act.
DURATION: Full Training (Novice): 1 Day
COURSE CONTENT: General duties of the employer
Legislation regarding the appointment of health and
safety representatives
Functions of the health and safety committee
Purpose of the act
Health and safety policy
Mandatory contractor control
Risk assessments and writing safe work procedures
Offences, penalties and orders of the court
ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS: The company and learners must meet the conditions of the training requirements before theory training can be given.

For any queries regarding the requirements and conditions of OHS Act overview, feel free to contact our skills development advisor for more information.

 
 
Preparation for on-site Training


HRETD provides training on site to assure optimal skills transfer in the actual work environment. It is thus important for clients to prepare in advance in order to streamline the training process. To this end, we have prepared this handy preparation guide for clients' convenience. The following are requirements of the company on commencement of training, which must be provided to the skills development practitioner...
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